Girls: Do You Have A Library Card And A Passport?

Garrick McFadden
9 min readApr 20

“I asked her out, she said ‘No way’” — Girls by The Beastie Boys

Photo by Nicole Geri on Unsplash

Do you have a library card and a passport? It is a simple question, yet it yields so much information. A library card suggests someone who is rooted in their community. It reveals someone who needed or wanted to borrow something tangible in today’s information technology age. Something that they could grasp and…

Garrick McFadden

I am a civil-rights attorney. I write about #whiteness, #racism, #hiphop, policing & politics.